The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Ensures the overall delivery of home health services provided to all patients in accordance with VNSNY policies, procedures and standards of practice. As part of the nursing leadership team, supports the VNSNY mission, vision, values and strategic initiatives to ensure the highest level of patient-centered care, including quality and financial outcomes. Works under general supervision.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State required.
Education: Bachelor's or Master's degree in Nursing or equivalent work experience required.
Experience: Minimum of three years nursing experience and one year experience in home health required. Clinical management experience preferred. Demonstrated understanding of the Federal, State and local laws/regulatory guidelines governing the operation of a Home Health agency required. Effective oral, written communication and interpersonal skills required.